The University of Illinois System, consisting of its three universities in Urbana-Champaign, Chicago and Springfield, has carried on its land-grant mission for 150 years, making a lasting impact in academic excellence, discovery and innovation, public service, economic development, and healthcare around the globe. If you call the UK or Europe home, supporting the mission of our great universities is possible via the University of Illinois Foundation UK Limited. Working together around the world makes us altogether extraordinary.

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2017 Silver Circle winner Julia Vaingurt

Julia Vaingurt is associate professor of Slavic and Baltic languages and literatures at the University of Illinois at Chicago.

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Our alumni are worldwide

Together the three universities in the U of I System have more than 722,000 living alumni contributing their talents in Illinois and across the globe.

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Researchers identify cheaper, greener biofuels processing catalyst

Research performed by the University of Birmingham and University of Illinois’ Prairie Research Institute may lead to fuels that are greener and more affordable,

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2016-17 Annual Report: Creating Global Networks

The Illinois International Annual Report provides a “snap shot” of the accomplishments and activities of Illinois International during the 2018-19 academic year. This report also recognizes the generous support of our donors who gave between July 1, 2018 and June 30, 2019.

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